Movies and TV shows like Sweetbitter

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Sweetbitter (2018)
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Sweetbitter (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Shortly after arriving in New York City, 22-year-old Tess lands a job at a celebrated downtown restaurant. Swiftly introduced to the world of drugs, alcohol, love, lust, dive bars, and fine dining, she learns to navigate the chaotically alluring, yet punishing life she has stumbled upon.
Style: entertaining, light, colourful, scenic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, waitress, restaurant, big city, kitchen, female protagonist, youth, love, friendship, adaptation, sex, workplace romance, chef, bartender, waiter, coming of age
Time: 2000s
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, light and touching films and TV series with plots about friendship, youth, love and romance, society, friends, love and family relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sweetbitter: Katy Keene (2020), Famous in Love (2017), Baby (2018), Underemployed (2012), Time of Your Life (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Katy Keene (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A group of aspiring artists living in New York City try to make their dreams come true.
Style: light, captivating, realistic, intense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: fashion designer, youth, fashion, city life, moving, friendship, workplace situations, employer employee relationship, advertising, boyfriend, french, new life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, paris france
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Famous in Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Ordinary college student Paige gets her big break after auditioning for the starring role in a Hollywood blockbuster. She must now navigate her new star-studded life and the highs and lows that come with being the new It Girl in town as well as ...
Style: romantic, light, realistic, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: hollywood, popularity, fame, youth, sexual relations, love triangle, couples, boyfriend, love and romance, friendship, betrayal, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Baby (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by a true story, this series follows a group of Roman teenagers as they defy society in their search for identity and independence.
Style: erotic, romantic, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: alcohol, sex with a minor, teenage prostitute, party, friendship, drug use, society, school, family crisis, independence, teenager, high school ...
Place: rome italy
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Underemployed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Five friends learn to deal with the harsh realities of life after college.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college graduate, friends, youth, best friends, friendship, unfulfillment, lifestyle, society, workplace, living together, twentysomething life, petty job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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40%
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Time of Your Life (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Time of Your Life is an American drama series starring Jennifer Love Hewitt. The series is a spin-off of Party of Five, and features the character Sarah Reeves Merrin whom Hewitt portrayed on Party of Five.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: love and romance, social relations, starting over, urban, twentysomething life, singleness, adoption, city life, female protagonist
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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Sunny Again Tomorrow (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After being fired from her job at a TV home shopping channel, Ha-Nee decides to start her own fashion company and soon becomes involved with Han-Kyul, a merchandiser for the shopping channel.
Style: light, captivating, exciting, sincere, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, society, high school, life changing experience, life philosophy, youth, failed attempt, dishonesty, friendship between teens, school, friendship, friend
Time: contemporary
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Class of '96 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Class of '96 is an American drama series that aired on Fox from January to May 1993. The series was created by John Romano and filmed mostly at the University of Toronto.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college life, university, social relations, college graduate, friends, disorder, bittersweet, fish out of water, friendship, student life, teachers and students, college ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, usa
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37%
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Zalim Istanbul (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a disabled guy changes dramatically after a family from a small town comes to Istanbul. How will Seher behave after she learns that her mother-in-law has agreed with Agah Karacay? What will Ceren do when she learns that she is supposed ...
Style: sweet, sentimental, uplifting, romantic, touching
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, family, youth, family relations, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, hopes, love affair, reunion, destiny, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey
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37%
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Mildred Pierce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 336 min.
TV show
Story: A newly divorced, uniquely independent woman struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family in Depression-era California.
Style: emotional, serious, clever, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: depression, family relations, divorced divorcee, single parent, housewife, tragic event, lovers, struggle, suffering, friendship, ambitious, divorce ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All I Want for Love is You (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A story full of laughs follows sanda fighter Gu Xiao Man and school genius Zuo An as they chase after love. Graduation is fast approaching for 3rd year high school student Gu Xiao Man. Unlike your average school girl, she is a sanda fighter who ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, sentimental, suspense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, friendship, chase, classmate, boy girl friendship, love, friends, love affair, young love, unspoken love, high school sweetheart, teenage love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: I Just Want My Pants Back is an American comedy-drama that premiered with a special sneak peek on August 28, 2011 on MTV, with the series airing the new episodes beginning on February 2, 2012. The series is based on David J. Rosen's 2007 novel ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, youth, friendship, young adult, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, love and romance, city life, sexual content, looking for sex, twentysomething life, city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Welcome to Waikiki (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Kang Dong-Goo dreams of becoming a movie director, but he is cynical due to bad luck. Cheon Joon-Ki wanted to follow in his father's footsteps and become an actor, but he is now just a minor actor. Bong-Doo-Sik came to Seoul to become a ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: friendship, friends, workplace, youth, buddies, family problems, love, happy ending, multiple storylines, romance, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
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36%
The Road to Calvary (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Swept up in political unrest during World War I, two sisters in St. Petersburg cope with turbulent romances as Russian history is made around them.
Style: touching, romantic, uplifting, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: destiny, life is a bitch, couples, hopes, love affair, love, promise, couple relations, relationships, love and romance, male female relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Games People Play (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three ambitious women navigate the highly competitive world of professional sports.
Style: psychological, captivating, sincere, disturbing
Plot: basketball, gambling, marriage, game, police, college, investigation, money, murder, infidelity, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Maksim "Max" Lavrov wants to become a great chef. But he finds out that the kitchen isn't the place for an easy career. And in restaurant "Claude Monet" this job looks even harder and much more complicated than just ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, restaurant, kitchen, cooking, couple relations, chef, coworker relationship, colleague colleague relationship, cook, job, love, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Choking Man (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The social anxiety of a morbidly shy Ecuadorian dishwasher working in a Queens diner provides the psychological engine that powers this blend of drama and magical realism.
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: city life, immigrants, americana, self discovery, friendship, restaurant, workplace romance, family relations, social misfits, workplace, diner, misfit ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Junkhearts (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Frank is an ex-soldier, haunted by a violent past. He lives alone, drowning his nightmares with alcohol. Christine - smart and successful... on the surface, tackles life as a single working mother by immersing herself in drugs, parties and sex. ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: haunted by the past, change of luck, society, drugs/alcohol, youth, alcohol abuse, hopes, confronting the past, friendship, troubled past, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
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Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, romantic, talky, stylized, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, high school, popularity, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, love triangle, betrayal, gossip and rumors, friends, adolescence, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Deep Water (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A modern day look at family through the eyes of three women as they work to balance work and life pressures.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, sincere
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: horny wife, family relations, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, businesswoman, unfaithful wife, destiny, adaptation, friendship, society, rivalry, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
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36%
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Face 2 Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over a series of video chats, a teenage outcast reaches out to his childhood friend, but finds that behind the veneer of popularity and a seemingly perfect life, she hides a disturbing secret.
Style: tense, touching, light, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: bullying, lgbt, childhood friend, coming of age, friendship, love, love and romance, youth, teenage life, romance, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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36%
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Foodie Love (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: A pair of thirty-somethings meet through a food lover app and embark on a relationship despite past scars. Over the course of several dates, they discover where their tastes overlap and whether their passion for food, and shared distaste for foodie ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, touching, light, contemplative ...
Plot: food, restaurant, gourmet, love and romance, single woman, love interest, philosophical conversation, cafe, lonely man, tragedy, first date, female nudity ...
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35%
Beyond the Break (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Beyond the Break is an American drama series set in Hawaii, that debuted on The N in June 2006.
Style: serious, touching, sexy, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, ambition, rise to the top, friendship, teenage love, youth, teenage life, love and romance, rivalry, contests and competitions, sport, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
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35%
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La Piloto (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Yolanda dreamed her entire life of being a pilot. She found a stewardess job, and an unexpected role in drug smuggling.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching, uplifting, sexy
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, drug dealing, love and romance, relationships, love affair, jealousy, obsession, friendship, love triangle, rivalry, male female friendship, couples ...
Time: contemporary
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35%
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Brooklyn Bridge (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brooklyn Bridge is an American television program which aired on CBS between 1991 and 1993. It is about a Jewish American family living in Brooklyn in the middle 1950s. The premise was partially based on the childhood of executive producer and ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, coming of age, jewish family, misfit, society, social differences, social misfits, youth, social relations, family life, friends, teenage boy ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1956
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Deuce (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the early ’70s through the mid ’80s, exploring the rough-and-tumble world that existed there until the rise of HIV, the violence of the ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, melancholic, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitution, female nudity, pornography, drugs/alcohol, porn, male objectification, porn industry, society, sex, sleaze, sex scene, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1977, year 1972, year 1971 ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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35%
The Queen's Gambit (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 395 min.
TV show
Story: In a Kentucky orphanage in the 1950s, a young girl discovers an astonishing talent for chess while struggling with addiction.
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Plot: chess, genius, girl power, addiction, child prodigy, drugs/alcohol, prodigy, female protagonist, girl, orphanage, orphan, champion ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa, europe, moscow russia, kentucky, paris france ...
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35%
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Best Friends (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Best Friends follows the life of a group of friends at their high school ‘Spangalis College’. Inside and outside of school exciting and challenging experiences take place. Growing up is never easy; every character has its own, unique story of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, coming of age, teenage life, family relations, high school, society, love, school, everyday life, friends, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Breaking Point (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: BREAKING POINT follows a group of friends dealing with dreams, triumphs, and heartaches as day-to-day transitions and setbacks threaten their relationships and livelihoods.
Plot: friendship, murder, divorce, deception, seduction, sex, gay, lesbian, love, lie
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
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Emily in Paris (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When ambitious Chicago marketing exec Emily unexpectedly lands her dream job in Paris, she embraces a new life as she juggles work, friends and romance.
Style: touching, romantic, sweet, humorous, uplifting
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: marketing, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, roommate roommate relationship, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, roommate, love affair, love interest, american abroad, boss ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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School 2017 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of ...
Style: romantic, buddy comedy, emotional, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, romance, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, friends, teenage boy, teenage girl, spoken inner thoughts, twists & turns, love affair, stereotypes ...
Place: korea
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35%